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Latitude: 52.8974 / 52°53'50"N
Longitude: -0.9683 / 0°58'5"W
OS Eastings: 469501
OS Northings: 333829
OS Grid: SK695338
Mapcode National: GBR BM7.80V
Mapcode Global: WHFJD.3F6M
Entry Name: Spencer Headstone Approximately 8 Metres South of South Transept of Old Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 23 June 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1290385
English Heritage Legacy ID: 241818
Location: Colston Bassett, Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, NG12
Civil Parish: Colston Bassett
Traditional County: Nottinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Colston Bassett
Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham
COLSTON BASSETT NEW ROAD
SK63SE (east side, off)
4/11 Spencer headstone
- approx. 8 metres south
of south transept of
old Church of St Mary
Headstone. 1730. Slate. Small, rectangular with two round-faced
winged angels and a heart inscribed "be ye ready". Raised letters read:
"HERE LIES THE BODY OF
JOHN SPENCER HE DIED
JUN THE 30 1730 Aged 40 YEAR"
An inscribed verse follows. An excellent example of its type.
Listing NGR: SK6950133828
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